The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 137 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1017 1627 1781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.41% 3.65% 3.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.26% 13.12% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1409 1568
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10980 12405 13603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.06% 27.86% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9526 10660 11553
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -59 142 £40,000 -1.23% 22
Kingston Upon Thames +14 20 £48,750 +30.00% 3
Canary Wharf +2 18 £30,000 -53.84%
Croydon -16 18 £25,500 -
Docklands, London +22 11 - -
Romford +6 8 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Stanmore - 8 £32,500 -
Wembley +4 5 £31,500 -16.00%
Wimbledon -17 5 £33,000 -25.00%
Uxbridge +1 4 £26,000 -34.17% 1
Enfield -3 4 £27,000 +22.72%
Bromley -8 4 £33,750 +16.37% 1
New Malden - 4 £37,500 -
Chiswick -8 3 £32,000 -28.88%
Northwood - 3 £26,000 -
Twickenham +9 2 £35,000 - 1
Harrow +6 2 - -
Greenford - 2 £53,500 -
Greenwich - 2 £31,500 -
Southwark +4 1 £35,000 -14.63%
Hayes -4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Sidcup -11 1 £47,500 +4.97%
Westminster - 1 £39,500 -
Lewisham - 1 £46,500 -
Brentford - 1 £45,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2222 (100.00%) Windows
2 1501 (67.55%) Windows Server
3 1464 (65.89%) Active Directory
4 1370 (61.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 1222 (55.00%) Microsoft
6 1123 (50.54%) VMware
7 831 (37.40%) MS Exchange
8 745 (33.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 688 (30.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 663 (29.84%) Windows 7
11 578 (26.01%) DNS
12 574 (25.83%) SQL Server
13 552 (24.84%) Exchange Server 2010
14 550 (24.75%) Finance
15 544 (24.48%) Citrix
16 543 (24.44%) MS Excel
17 534 (24.03%) Cisco
18 499 (22.46%) SQL
19 461 (20.75%) ITIL
20 442 (19.89%) Firewall
21 440 (19.80%) SAN
22 435 (19.58%) MS Office
23 433 (19.49%) Linux
24 421 (18.95%) Hyper-V
25 414 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
26 394 (17.73%) PowerShell
27 382 (17.19%) DHCP
28 348 (15.66%) TCP/IP
29 346 (15.57%) Office 365
30 337 (15.17%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 831 (37.40%) MS Exchange
2 552 (24.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 337 (15.17%) IIS
4 285 (12.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 283 (12.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 261 (11.75%) SharePoint
7 144 (6.48%) Skype for Business
8 101 (4.55%) Apache
9 90 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
10 80 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 58 (2.61%) Tomcat
12 47 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
13 35 (1.58%) Confluence
14 33 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
15 28 (1.26%) CMS
16 21 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
17 16 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
17 16 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
18 15 (0.68%) Oracle Spatial
19 11 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 543 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 435 (19.58%) MS Office
3 27 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.59%) MS Project
6 12 (0.54%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.27%) Revit
7 6 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.045%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.23%) Northgate Housing
5 5 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.14%) Adaptiv
7 3 (0.14%) Documaker
8 2 (0.090%) Infor SunSystems
9 1 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.045%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.045%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.045%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 346 (15.57%) Office 365
2 115 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
3 88 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (1.89%) Mimecast
5 36 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 26 (1.17%) IaaS
7 25 (1.13%) SaaS
8 24 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (0.72%) Google Apps
10 8 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 7 (0.32%) PaaS
12 6 (0.27%) Route 53
13 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.18%) Dropbox
13 4 (0.18%) GitHub
13 4 (0.18%) Yammer
14 3 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 578 (26.01%) DNS
2 442 (19.89%) Firewall
3 440 (19.80%) SAN
4 382 (17.19%) DHCP
5 348 (15.66%) TCP/IP
6 311 (14.00%) LAN
7 303 (13.64%) WAN
8 251 (11.30%) VPN
9 153 (6.89%) NAS
10 141 (6.35%) VLAN
11 137 (6.17%) VoIP
12 96 (4.32%) Wireless
13 93 (4.19%) Internet
14 85 (3.83%) iSCSI
15 83 (3.74%) NetScaler
16 72 (3.24%) Remote Desktop
17 58 (2.61%) SSL
18 55 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
19 51 (2.30%) MPLS
20 50 (2.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 574 (25.83%) SQL Server
2 272 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 148 (6.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 105 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 58 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 54 (2.43%) MySQL
7 48 (2.16%) Oracle Database
8 42 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 35 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (1.40%) Relational Database
11 30 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (1.08%) GIS
13 17 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (0.68%) MongoDB
16 12 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
17 9 (0.41%) Couchbase
17 9 (0.41%) DB2
17 9 (0.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (2.12%) JIRA
2 27 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (1.17%) TeamCity
4 22 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 18 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 13 (0.59%) MSI
7 11 (0.50%) Metasploit
7 11 (0.50%) Subversion
8 10 (0.45%) Git (software)
9 7 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (0.23%) AdminStudio
11 5 (0.23%) GitLab
11 5 (0.23%) InstallShield
11 5 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.14%) Gerrit
13 2 (0.090%) Ant
13 2 (0.090%) NUnit
13 2 (0.090%) Selenium
13 2 (0.090%) WebDriver
General
1 550 (24.75%) Finance
2 140 (6.30%) Banking
3 113 (5.09%) Law
4 90 (4.05%) Financial Institution
5 84 (3.78%) Legal
6 73 (3.29%) Retail
7 67 (3.02%) Telecoms
8 34 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.35%) Marketing
10 26 (1.17%) Advertising
10 26 (1.17%) Back Office
11 23 (1.04%) German Language
12 20 (0.90%) Games
12 20 (0.90%) Publishing
13 13 (0.59%) Hebrew Language
14 12 (0.54%) Italian Language
15 9 (0.41%) Billing
16 7 (0.32%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.23%) French Language
18 4 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 478 (21.51%) Analyst
2 395 (17.78%) Support Engineer
3 302 (13.59%) Support Analyst
4 288 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 252 (11.34%) Administrator
6 238 (10.71%) IT Support
7 221 (9.95%) Windows Engineer
8 184 (8.28%) Systems Engineer
9 181 (8.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 170 (7.65%) 2nd Line Support
11 165 (7.43%) IT Engineer
12 160 (7.20%) 3rd Line Support
13 134 (6.03%) Technical Support
14 133 (5.99%) Server Engineer
15 126 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
16 112 (5.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 110 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 110 (4.95%) VMware Engineer
18 107 (4.82%) IT Analyst
19 102 (4.59%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (4.91%) .NET
2 78 (3.51%) Web Services
3 31 (1.40%) Middleware
4 30 (1.35%) HTML
5 29 (1.31%) ASP.NET
6 27 (1.22%) Software Packaging
7 24 (1.08%) .NET Framework
8 23 (1.04%) CSS
9 21 (0.95%) LAMP
9 21 (0.95%) XML
10 12 (0.54%) WCF
11 10 (0.45%) AngularJS
12 9 (0.41%) 802.1X
13 8 (0.36%) MDX
14 7 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
14 7 (0.32%) POSIX
14 7 (0.32%) WSH
15 6 (0.27%) Ajax
15 6 (0.27%) SOAP
15 6 (0.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 204 (9.18%) Data Centre
2 183 (8.24%) Blackberry
3 156 (7.02%) Clustering
4 125 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 94 (4.23%) Replication
6 69 (3.11%) Computer Science
7 65 (2.93%) iPhone
8 62 (2.79%) Management Information System
8 62 (2.79%) PKI
9 61 (2.75%) EMC VNX
10 43 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
11 38 (1.71%) Hedge funds
12 33 (1.49%) iPad
13 23 (1.04%) VCE vBlock
14 20 (0.90%) Driving Licence
15 19 (0.86%) Private Cloud
16 15 (0.68%) EqualLogic
16 15 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
17 14 (0.63%) EMC VMAX
18 12 (0.54%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2222 (100.00%) Windows
2 1501 (67.55%) Windows Server
3 1370 (61.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 745 (33.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 663 (29.84%) Windows 7
6 433 (19.49%) Linux
7 283 (12.74%) Windows 8
8 172 (7.74%) Windows XP
9 128 (5.76%) Windows 10
10 124 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 110 (4.95%) Unix
12 57 (2.57%) Android
13 56 (2.52%) Mac OS
14 55 (2.48%) Mac OS X
15 54 (2.43%) Windows Vista
16 49 (2.21%) CentOS
17 36 (1.62%) Solaris
18 35 (1.58%) Windows 2000 Server
19 34 (1.53%) Apple iOS
20 30 (1.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (20.75%) ITIL
2 159 (7.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 134 (6.03%) Migration
4 117 (5.27%) Service Management
5 114 (5.13%) Change Management
6 104 (4.68%) High Availability
7 101 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 92 (4.14%) Project Management
9 88 (3.96%) Root Cause Analysis
10 78 (3.51%) Incident Management
11 73 (3.29%) Problem Management
12 71 (3.20%) Performance Tuning
12 71 (3.20%) Server Virtualisation
13 67 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
14 63 (2.84%) Capacity Planning
15 61 (2.75%) Patch Management
16 60 (2.70%) Change Control
16 60 (2.70%) Configuration Management
17 55 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
17 55 (2.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 499 (22.46%) SQL
2 394 (17.73%) PowerShell
3 106 (4.77%) Perl
4 101 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 85 (3.83%) C
6 54 (2.43%) Python
7 44 (1.98%) Java
8 39 (1.76%) C#
9 37 (1.67%) VB
10 36 (1.62%) Ruby
11 35 (1.58%) VBScript
12 34 (1.53%) JavaScript
13 28 (1.26%) Shell Script
14 24 (1.08%) T-SQL
15 21 (0.95%) Korn
16 18 (0.81%) C++
17 16 (0.72%) PL/SQL
18 14 (0.63%) PHP
19 13 (0.59%) Bourne shell
20 12 (0.54%) AWK
Qualifications
1 414 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 277 (12.47%) MCSE
3 199 (8.96%) Degree
4 154 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
5 145 (6.53%) MCSA
5 145 (6.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 129 (5.81%) CCNA
7 115 (5.18%) MCITP
8 80 (3.60%) MCP
9 65 (2.93%) Security Cleared
10 50 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
11 41 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
12 40 (1.80%) DV Cleared
13 36 (1.62%) CCNP
14 35 (1.58%) CCA
15 32 (1.44%) SC Cleared
16 30 (1.35%) MCTS
17 27 (1.22%) VCP5
18 21 (0.95%) CISSP
19 20 (0.90%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (6.39%) SLA
2 20 (0.90%) QA
3 19 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.41%) SAS 70
5 6 (0.27%) COBIT
6 3 (0.14%) BS7799
7 2 (0.090%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.090%) ISO15022
7 2 (0.090%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.045%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.045%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1464 (65.89%) Active Directory
2 688 (30.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 421 (18.95%) Hyper-V
4 253 (11.39%) XenApp
5 223 (10.04%) vSphere
6 149 (6.71%) VMware ESX
7 113 (5.09%) VMware ESXi
8 104 (4.68%) XenDesktop
9 84 (3.78%) Terminal Services
10 77 (3.47%) Microsoft App-V
11 52 (2.34%) VMware Workstation
12 42 (1.89%) VMware Server
13 39 (1.76%) NFS
13 39 (1.76%) XenServer
14 31 (1.40%) DFS Replication
15 28 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 27 (1.22%) Xen
17 25 (1.13%) Firmware
18 22 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 20 (0.90%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 273 (12.29%) SCCM
2 188 (8.46%) SCOM
3 114 (5.13%) Backup Exec
4 65 (2.93%) Nagios
5 61 (2.75%) NetBackup
6 56 (2.52%) WSUS
7 51 (2.30%) Puppet
8 40 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
9 37 (1.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 32 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
11 25 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
11 25 (1.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 24 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 22 (0.99%) HP SIM
13 22 (0.99%) vMotion
14 21 (0.95%) Ansible
15 20 (0.90%) EdgeSight
15 20 (0.90%) Icinga
16 17 (0.77%) Data Guard
17 16 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1222 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 1123 (50.54%) VMware
3 544 (24.48%) Citrix
4 534 (24.03%) Cisco
5 324 (14.58%) HP
6 197 (8.87%) Dell
7 182 (8.19%) NetApp
8 150 (6.75%) Symantec
9 134 (6.03%) Oracle
10 133 (5.99%) Red Hat
11 130 (5.85%) EMC
12 95 (4.28%) Apple
13 80 (3.60%) Mitel
13 80 (3.60%) Veeam
14 79 (3.56%) IBM
15 77 (3.47%) SolarWinds
16 69 (3.11%) Juniper
17 66 (2.97%) Intel Security
18 60 (2.70%) CheckPoint
19 59 (2.66%) Remedy
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Omni RMS
Posted: 18 hours ago
Romford, Essex
sanderson associates ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + 25 days, Pension, Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago